Jon: That's not a new car.
Swindler: Well, it's new to you, isn't it?
Garfield: Kids, don't try this at home. We're professionals, and also we're cartoon characters.
In this episode only, Swindler's middle initial is J instead of G.
Jon "new" car has a stop sign (with pole attached) lodged in the roof of it.
This episode marks the first appearance of shyster Al G. Swindler.
Garfield: Would you like to shoot it now or wait till you get home?
This line originates from the Bugs Bunny short "Rabbit Seasoning".